Table 14_1_3-2d

2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports

The National Healthcare Quality Report (NHQR) is a comprehensive national overview of quality of health care in the United States. It is organized around four dimensions of quality of care: effectiveness, patient safety, timeliness, and patient centeredness.

Table 14_1_3.2d
Adults who had a doctor�s office or clinic visit in the last 12 months whose health providers sometimes or never listened carefully to them, by education,a United States, 2007
  TotalLess than high schoolHigh school graduateAt least some college
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 8.50.311.20.77.90.58.20.4
Age18-4410.30.512.61.210.00.99.90.7
45-648.30.413.41.38.50.97.20.6
65 and over5.10.57.21.03.50.75.30.9
GenderMale8.60.413.31.18.50.87.40.6
Female8.50.49.50.97.40.68.80.6
RaceWhite, single race8.20.310.10.87.30.68.20.5
Black, single race10.00.914.61.710.71.57.11.1
Asian, single race9.61.5DSUDSU12.33.18.51.7
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple races14.13.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races8.30.310.50.87.60.68.10.4
  Non-Hispanic, White7.90.48.81.06.90.68.10.5
  Non-Hispanic, Black10.00.914.51.710.81.57.21.1
Hispanic, all races11.10.913.31.211.02.08.61.4
Family incomebNegative/poor12.91.014.51.612.01.711.82.0
Near poor/low11.10.912.11.39.41.211.91.7
Middle8.30.610.41.47.61.08.10.8
High7.10.46.51.36.30.87.40.6
Employment status, ages 18-64Employed8.90.411.41.18.40.78.70.5
Not employed11.40.715.11.512.01.38.71.0
Health insurance, ages 18-64Any private7.70.49.11.17.00.77.80.5
Public only14.11.113.01.512.11.918.22.5
Uninsured18.31.322.32.519.42.314.52.2
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only5.91.09.02.1DSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and private4.40.75.51.4DSUDSU5.21.1
Medicare and other public6.11.47.02.0DSUDSUDSUDSU
Location of residencecMetropolitan8.60.310.40.88.20.68.30.5
  Large central metro9.70.612.61.49.21.09.10.9
  Large fringe metro7.90.68.61.68.11.17.70.8
  Medium metro7.90.68.51.26.71.08.40.9
  Small metro8.51.210.72.58.91.87.51.8
Nonmetropolitan8.40.714.11.66.81.27.21.1
  Micropolitan9.01.015.12.27.41.67.71.4
  Noncore7.31.212.32.6DSUDSU6.21.4
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish8.30.310.80.87.70.58.10.4
Other11.01.112.41.310.82.09.62.0
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good7.80.310.00.86.90.67.70.4
Fair/poor12.90.813.91.512.31.412.61.4
Activity limitationscBasic activities9.50.712.11.48.31.28.81.2
Complex activities13.11.114.71.911.41.813.32.0
Neither basic nor complex activities8.10.310.90.87.30.67.90.4
U.S. bornYes8.30.310.90.87.80.68.00.4
No10.00.812.01.39.21.69.21.2

a Less than high school refers to fewer than 12 years of education; high school graduate, 12 years of education; and at least some college, more than 12 years of education.

b Negative/poor refers to household incomes below the Federal poverty line; near poor/low, the poverty line to just below 200 percent of the poverty line; middle, 200 percent to just below 400 percent of the poverty line; and high, 400 percent of the poverty line and over.

c For more information, see the MEPS entry in Appendix B: Detailed Methods.

DSU - Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

Key: AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native; NHOPI: Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander; SE: standard error.

Source: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Center for Financing, Access, and Cost Trends, Medical Expenditure Panel Survey.

 

Current as of February 2011
Internet Citation: Table 14_1_3-2d: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. February 2011. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr10/14_patientcenteredness/T14_1_3-2d.html